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Ottawa an outlier in housing market slowdown

Ottawa is enduring through the nation’s current housing slump, while other real estate markets in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario are on a steady decline.
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Think tank offers blueprint to guide housing market policies

A new report provides a blueprint for policymakers and regulators in the housing market to address threats to financial stability.
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GTA condo prices fall in April: TRREB

As Toronto condo prices dropped 4 per cent this April, TRREB notes a key factor for housing market recovery will be a broader reopening of the economy.
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GTA home sales to plunge through spring

Greater Toronto Area homes sales have dropped and are expected to further plunge before the end of June, according to early statistics from TRREB.
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Housing prices to hold steady during pandemic

Housing prices are forecasted to remain steady through 2020, according to Royal Lepage’s newly released Housing Price Survey and Market Forecast.
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Canada eases stress test rate for insured mortgages

Canada eased financing requirements for mortgages to boost the housing market and keep prices at bay.
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Home prices to hit “new heights” in 2020

Home prices in Canada are expected to rise as more buyers return to the market in 2020 after waiting to see the impact of the mortgage stress test.
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Average condo price in GTA to reach $600,000: report

The average condo price in the Greater Toronto Area is expected to increase 6.0 per cent year-over-year in 2020, rising to $600,000.
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Five policies that could affect the housing market

Immigration figures into the Real Estate Investment Network’s list of five policies that are likely to affect the future housing market.

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Canadian home ownership dream still alive, says report

The latest RBC Economics Housing Trends and Affordability Report indicates housing affordability has improves for the second straight quarter of 2019.

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B.C. RE sector boosts anti-money laundering efforts

Five agencies are uniting to combat money laundering in B.C.'s housing market.
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Housing market vulnerable despite easing overvaluation: CMHC

Although overvaluation has eased in Toronto and Victoria, the national housing market remains vulnerable for the tenth quarter in a row, finds CMHC.
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Home prices expected to remain in check in 2019: CREA

The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) recently released an updated forecast for home sales activity in 2018 and 2019.
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Housing affordability to erode further in 2019: RBC Economics

This year is unlikely to provide substantial housing affordability relief, reports the latest Housing Trends and Affordability report from RBC Economics.
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CMHC predicts housing market activity to moderate

According to CMHC’s 2018 Housing Market Outlook, housing markets in Canada should see a moderation in both housing starts and sales in 2019 and 2020.
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National housing market remains vulnerable: CMHC

Canada’s housing market remains highly vulnerable, yet conditions of overvaluation are slowing overall, notes CMHC’s most recent Housing Market Assessment.
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Federal policies limiting housing activity: report

New government policies are leading consumers to have a more negative outlook when it comes to the housing market in Canada, according to a new report.